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Planning Officer
  • Employer: Rother District Council
  • Reference: PO/Oct20/S+P
  • Published: Thu 01/10/2020, 10:10 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 28/10/2020, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary: £20,687 - £28,606 per annum + £2,907 car allowance per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: East Sussex

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Planning Officer

Strategy and Planning Service

Full Time, 37 hours per week – Permanent contract

Salary: £20,687 - £28,606 per annum + £2,907 car allowance per annum

Starting salary dependent on qualifications and experience

We are a small but ambitious and forward-thinking Council who are looking to recruit a motivated Planning Officer to work in our Strategy and Planning Service.

With some experience in Development Management and/or planning policy work as well as the ability to negotiate, communicate and prepare good quality reports, the successful applicant will contribute primarily to providing an effective Development Management Service. Working in both urban and rural situations the role will include taking responsibility for a range of planning applications with some related enforcement work.

If you would like an informal discussion about this post, please contact Samuel Batchelor, Development Manager on telephone: (01424) 787615 or via email:

The job description and application form are available to download from our website:

Any queries and applications returned electronically should be emailed to:

Closing date for receipt of applications is midday on: Wednesday 28th October 2020 Interviews will be held on Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th November 2020